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Catch

6623 market street, Wilmington, NC 28401
910-799-3847
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Ranked #17 of 544 restaurants in Wilmington
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Price range: $15 - $25
Hours:
Mon - Fri 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Mon - Sat 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: Seafood
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Good for: Large groups, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Dining style: Casual Dining
Description: Serving the Best Seafood in South Eastern North Carolina. Wilmington's Native Son, Chef Keith Rhodes explores the Cape Fear Coast,for the best it has to offer. We feature Wild Caught & Sustainably raised Seafood. Organic and locally sourced Produce & Herbs provide the perfect compliment to our fresh Catch. Consecutively Voted Wilmington's Best Chef 2008, 09 & 2010. Dubbed “Modern Seafood Cuisine” we offer an array Fresh Seafood & Steaks,including our Signature NC Sweet Potato Salad. Appetizers include our Mouth watering “Fire Cracker” Shrimp, Crispy Cajun Fried NC Oysters & Blue Crab Claw Scampi, Seafood Ceviche& Conch Fritters to name a few. Larger Plates include Plancha grilled Painted Hills Steaks, Blackend Red Drum Filet, Charleston Crab Cakes, Tempura OBX Scallops, Flounder Escovitch & Pan roasted Queen Trigger fish. Full ABC Permits.We offer our nightly $5 Menu which includes Tapas style Apps, select Wines by the Glass & Mixed Drinks available in Wine Lounge.
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English first
Ashburn, Virginia
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

Our second visit to this charming restaurant off the beaten path in Wilmington. A low key friendly ambiance in a fairly small but well laid out venue. Intimate but not crowded together. Creative seafood oriented menu with beautiful presentation. I had the local grouper...tender and flavorful. Surprisingly varied wine list too. A keeper!

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Wilmington, North Carolina
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29 reviews 29 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

My wife and I finally made reservations for a dinner. My only question is, "what took us so long?" The menu items were certainly different variations of seafood selections one can choose from in other good local restaurants. A very attentive wait staff. If you are in the Wilmington area and want to try seafood, this is the place to... More

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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

Tired of fried fare? Appreciate creativity? Want to do grouper an exalted honor? We like Catch for taking seafood to a culinary level in Wilmington that we see in fancy magazines and wish we could experience.

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Wilmington, North Carolina
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15 reviews 15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

My wife and I have been to Catch many times and it is always outstanding! The chef Keith Rhodes really knows what he is doing and has new and innovative ways of preparing seafood. He focuses on using fresh local ingredients. Do yourself a favor and go to this restaurant, you will not be disappointed.

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Wilmington, North Carolina
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

We really, really, really enjoyed this restaurant. The food was outstanding - interesting flavors, perfect portions, fresh and tasty. I recommend the Sweet Potato Salad - light, fresh, great taste. And the Bananas Foster Crème Brulee was soooooo good - light, but lots of flavor. The crust was crunchy and sweet, the crème was soft, not too gelatin-like. It was... More

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Southport, North Carolina
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

Last night we brought our friends to the Catch. Food was great, and service was very professional. Appetizers and entrees were served in an excellent presentation. Congrats to the chef and staff. A great place to eat!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

Catch is great staff is great we visited wilmington for a week for it summer vacation and ate at catch twice the chef Keith Rhodes is awesome he came out and took pictures with my family and have the kids a small dessert to take home they made us feel like royalty we really enjoyed the food and the atmosphere... More

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austin
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87 reviews 87 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

My kids are from DC and we all love this restaurant. We always request Jennifer she always tells us what looks good. Recommended soft shrill crabs this time and they were great. Plus the fried oysters were superb not to much breading light weight and delicate. Just couldn't ask for better seafood done right!

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Wilmington, North Carolina
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15 reviews 15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

Catch had been our favorite restaurant in Wilmington, but the meal we had at a visit late in 2013 was disappointing. So we were apprehensive about returning when we visited about a week ago. We had an excellent experience this time. Cocktails, food and service were all memorable. For appetizer we had fried oysters over kale, with pieces of pork... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

Great food good service location was convenient as well. You can tell when when your seafood is fresh. Ours was excellent

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